Aia Vecchia di Montalceto
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... my first non-pickled olive and discovered that I actually likete fresh ones. Thus fortified we climbed back in the car for a trip to Montepulciano. Our GPS led us on a harrowing journey on increasingly treacherous roads and as the rain became very heavy we finally gave up. The ordeal wasn't over as the GPS took us on a hour long back road trek. We were very glad to get back to Casseta.
Since tomorrow Bernice and Jim fly home, we went in to Siena for dinner at a ...
... and it was quite funny to look around see everyone's head drooping.
This was the end of the normal route and those who wanted to hitch a ride to the hotel could do so. The additional route was another 30k through very rolling hills and I had decided that I was done for the day. Linda (mom from NJ and Lauren, her daughter who was already in the van) had also decided to call it in, due to the dicey weather. While the sun ...
... Lombard times, which belonged to the Florentine family of the Franzesi from the 13th century. A museum (known as the littlest in the world) in the village houses an important work by Antonio del Pollaiolo, the Santa Maria Egiziaca, as well as other panels from the 14th and 15th centuries.
Castello di Strozzavolpe ("Castle of the Fox-Strangler") is an ancient fortress of the Guidi family. According to legend, it was connected to Poggibonizio by a tunnel.
... and I never took the time to write down the address. I was very lost! So, I do what I usually do when I travel. I wandered the streets. Unfortunately this was very unsuccessful, so I wrote a few quick texts to my Dad back in Australia and he sent me the address and name of the accommodation. This was a start but I still had no idea where I was or where this place was. So, despite my best efforts and fears of being severely ripped off, I asked a taxi driver to take me to ...
San Gimignano and Siena were so awesome! They are pretty close together geographically, so we were able to visit both places in one day via our charter bus. San Gimignano is this beautiful little town tucked away in the Tuscan hillside. It looks like a castle straight out of a fairy tale! You KNOW I loved that! You have to walk through these two huge gates to actually get inside the ...